[needs-packaging] powerfolder

Bug #105507 reported by Jonathan Marsaud
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Homepage : http://sourceforge.net/projects/powerfolder-
License : « Free and Proprietary License

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A. Bram Neijt (bneijt) wrote :

Sourceforge states: License: Other/Proprietary License (http://sourceforge.net/projects/powerfolder- )
And the downloads section only contains a .jar (probably java bytecode) and a windows installer.

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Fred (eldmannen+launchpad) wrote :

PowerFolder is a Internet file synchronization tool.
It is nominated 'Project of the Month' of June 2008 on SourceForge.net
It is a cross-platform application written in Java.

* http://sourceforge.net/community/index.php/potm-200806/
* http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PowerFolder
* http://www.powerfolder.com/

License: GNU General Public License (GPL).

Source code is here: http://downloads.sourceforge.net/powerfolder-/PowerFolder_3_0_X_source_code.zip?modtime=1212873626&big_mirror=0

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James Stansell (jamesstansell) wrote :

I am glad to see that the source code link above works, because sourceforge no longer lists any source for the project. All I was able to find was the svn trunk, listed from here: http://www.powerfolder.com/about_us.html (click on "Access to the java source code repository")

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Jackson Doak (noskcaj) wrote :

It looks like this is closed source now

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James Stansell (jamesstansell) wrote : Re: [Bug 105507] Re: [needs-packaging] powerfolder

The source appears to be in a git repository now.


On Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 12:25 AM, Jackson Doak <email address hidden>wrote:

> It looks like this is closed source now
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James Stansell (jamesstansell) wrote :

Sourceforge states:

GNU General Public License version 2.0 (GPLv2)

I reviewed two recently modified source files and their headers also stated GLPv2.

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